Author Archives: Veronica Mahathre

National Immunizations Awareness Month

The month of August is about bringing awareness to immunizations, and the Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments wants …

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Protect Yourself Against Extreme Heat

As temperatures rise, Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments remind residents to take extra precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses …

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Tips for a Safe and Fun 4th of July

Stay safe this 4th of July! Follow these recommendations from the National Council on FireWorks Safety Recommended Safety Tips Obey …

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Back to School: Immunizations

Every year the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments gears up for a back to school immunizations extravaganza. Employees volunteer …

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Men’s Health Week

Did you know there was a month entirely dedicated to raising awareness for issues impacting the health and wellness of …

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Hepatitis Awareness

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. In the United States, the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis …

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MRC Leader, Sherwin Levinson, wins Mentor Award from National Medical Reserve Corps Association.

This year, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County (GNR) Health Departments is extremely proud to announce our community partner, Sherwin Levinson, …

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Fear the Disease, Not the Vaccine

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 27 – May 4, 2019, and Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments (GNR …

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April 19th – We Support National Transgender HIV Testing Day at Georgia Gwinnett College

Each year on April 18, National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed as an opportunity to focus on HIV testing, …

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HIV Prevention Program Supports Youth

April 10th is National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD). The day was created to educate the public about the …

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